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There are 11 ways to get from Bologna to Paris by plane, train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Bologna to Paris CDG  •  4h 46m

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Paris CDG (CDG) BLQ - CDG

$68 - $285

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Fly Bologna to Beauvais, train  •  6h 35m

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Beauvais (BVA) BLQ - BVA
  2. Take the train from Beauvais Gare SNCF to Paris Nord

$52 - $322

9 alternative options

Train to Florence, fly to Paris CDG  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Paris CDG (CDG) FLR - CDG

$94 - $380

Train to Florence, fly to Paris Orly  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Paris Orly (ORY) FLR - ORY

$85 - $322

Train to Venice, fly to Paris Orly  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Paris Orly (ORY) VCE - ORY

$61 - $283

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Paris Orly  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale Station
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Paris Orly (ORY) LIN - ORY

$85 - $282

Train inOui TGV  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Torino Porta Susa 9950 / ...
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$162 - $195

Train SNCF  •  12h 43m

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Gare de Milano-Centrale to Gare de Paris-Gare-de-Lyon Paris-Gare-de-Lyon - Venezia-Santa-Lucia

$129 - $190

Bus  •  14h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Paris, Paris N521

$60 - $170

Train, Thello  •  15h 12m

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova Rv / ...
  2. Take the Thello from Verona to Gare de Lyon 220

$129 - $179

Drive  •  10h 25m

  1. Drive from Bologna to Paris 688.6 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Paris is to bus which costs 55€ - 150€ and takes 14h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Paris is to fly which costs 55€ - 250€ and takes 4h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Paris. However, there are services departing from Bologna Centrale and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon via Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 16m.

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The distance between Bologna and Paris is 839 km. The road distance is 1101.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Paris without a car is to train which takes 9h 16m and costs 140€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 4h 46m to get from Bologna to Paris, including transfers.

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Bologna to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bologna, Bologna station.

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Bologna to Paris train services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Bologna Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Paris is to fly which takes 4h 46m and costs 55€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140€ - 170€ and takes 9h 16m, you could also bus, which costs 55€ - 150€ and takes 14h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Paris.
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  • Distance: 524.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 46m

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Paris, France?

Air France, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Bologna to Paris every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bologna to Paris via Torino Porta Susa in around 9h 16m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $470
Flights from Florence to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Venice to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Venice to Paris Orly via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Venice to Paris Orly via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Milan Linate to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Florence to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Florence to Paris CDG via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Milan Linate to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Florence to Paris CDG via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Florence to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $19
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Beauvais Gare SNCF to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Gare de Milano-Centrale to Gare de Paris-Gare-de-Lyon
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $150
1st Class
$150 - $230
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Verona to Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
12h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bologna to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
16h 39m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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The quickest flight from Bologna Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Bologna to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris station.

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Bologna to Paris train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Paris is 1102 km. It takes approximately 10h 25m to drive from Bologna to Paris.

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Air Dolomiti, Alitalia, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Bologna Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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Book your Bologna to Paris bus tickets online with FlixBus and Busbud.

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There are 5261+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Bologna Airport is to line 40 bus which takes 13m and costs 1€ - 3€.

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